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2 police officers, 1 sheriff's deputy wounded in Albuquerque shootout
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Saturday, October 26, 2013 8:00 PM EDT
Two Albuquerque police officers and a Bernalillo County sheriff's deputy were wounded during a shootout and chase that stretched from the south side of the city to the North Valley.
The chase ended at a gas station where the suspect was pronounced dead. Police did not immediately release the suspect's name or details about what may have sparked the violence.
The wounded officers remained hospitalized Saturday evening. Police Chief Allen Banks and Sheriff Dan Houston issued a statement saying they pray that all three will fully recover.
Banks and Houston were asking anyone who witnessed Saturday's events to call police.